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    New Help for Carers

    A new online resource is now available for carers. CarerHelp is an online resource for carers caring for a partner, relative or friend who is near the end of life. According to Professor Peter Hudson,...

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    Lovely Lollipops

    Mayflower Macleod residents have a strong reputation of getting involved in the community, and residents Lorraine and Jeff are no exception. Rain, hail or shine, these caring crossing supervisors are...

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    Flights of Fancy

    A group of Mayflower residents took flight to the RAAF Museum in Point Cook for a close encounter with some iconic aircraft from Australia’s military history.   The day started with lovely drive along...

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    Dementia doesn't discriminate. Do you?

    “Nobody chooses to have dementia, but we can choose how we respond to the people in our lives and in our community who are living with dementia.” This week is Dementia Action Week, timed to include World...

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    R U OK?

    R U OK? Day is our national day of action dedicated to reminding everyone that any day is the day to ask, “Are You OK?”. Loneliness and isolation can be a significant issue for older Australians, so it’s...

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    Knitting for a good cause

    It was warm hearts and warm blankets for a recent visit to the Lort Smith Animal Hospital for a kind group of Mayflower Brighton residents. Our knitting and sewing ladies have put their skills and hobby...

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    Tiptoe through the lavender

    There’s nothing like the tranquil scent of fresh lavender to help you relax, and our Mayflower Reservoir residents did just that on their recent trip to the Warratina Lavender Farm. Residents experienced...

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    Fighting Fit

    Maintaining an independent lifestyle is essential to our residents, and regular exercise is  integral to health and wellbeing. Mayflower is introducing a range of wellness programs to help our residents...

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    Winter Wonderland

    Our Christmas in July lunch was given an extra touch of sparkle at Mayflower Brighton recently, with our lifestyle team hand crafting decorations for a special winter wonderland. Residents delighted in...

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    Mexican Fiesta

    Our residents love getting involved in the planning for special events and celebrations. Hand crafting decorations is a particular favourite, and our Brighton art group thoroughly enjoyed making artworks...

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